IMarEST is The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology, an international professional body and learned society for all marine professionals. IMarEST is the first organization to bring together marine engineers, scientists and technologists into one international multidisciplinary professional association.
The largest marine organization of its kind, IMarEST has a worldwide membership exceeding 18,000 in more than 120 countries. A registered charity, it provides different levels of membership, from Chartered or Professional Recognition status to an entry for individuals just starting out in their career or embarking on this realm for their education.
IMarEST’s purpose is to work within the global marine community to promote the development of marine engineering, science and technology, by providing opportunities for the exchange of ideas and practices and by upholding the status, knowledge and standards of marine professionals worldwide.